An incredible writing of a bona fide WWII combat vet still amongst us today…
In December I shared a short story about a veteran. I’ll refer to him as “Our Veteran“. I think we should feel possessive about men and women who put their lives on the line, literally, to defend us. Once he or she has served an entire country, I think the country should be dedicated to their well being.
So many of you have sent me messages and emails asking me how he’s doing.
He has had a rough winter.
Today when he saw me he hugged me, started to let go and hugged me again. The last time I was there he was too sick and concerned for my well being to hug me. Ever the gentleman.
He told me that the last time I was there, he didn’t think he was going to make it.
Today he was full of smiles. And still incredulous that people…
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